TURNPIKE FEATURES AUTOMATIC TRAFFIC SURVEILLANCE AND CONTROL

The author reports how changeable message signs route traffic for optimum safety and capacity utilization on the dual-dual (12 lane) section of the New Jersey Turnpike. By confining trucks to the right and center lanes of the three-lane traveled ways, a new level of control was effected which provided for more orderly flow of traffic and the accompanying improvement in safety.

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    Public Works Journal Corporation

    P.O. Box 688
    Ridgewood, NJ  USA  07451
  • Authors:
    • Weckesser, P M
  • Publication Date: 1977-9

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  • Accession Number: 00172499
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 3 1978 12:00AM